Canada presentations


Innovation of the week: Walmart Canada is surprising Christmas shoppers with a seasonal pop-up toy shop. 
Following Loblaw’s acquisition of Shoppers Drug Mart earlier this year, the drugstore retailer is piloting an expanded convenience food offering for a smaller format environment. We take a look at the key elements of this and what the impacts could be of offering an enhanced fresh food offer in more urban locations.

We showcase some of the favourite stores we have visited during 2014, what’s great about them and what inspirations retailers and suppliers can take from them.

As Nutella celebrates its 50th anniversary, we look at how it is using social media to drive brand and shopper engagement.
We share global best in class examples of retailers operating in the free from category.
As retail continues to experience a significant shift, driven by new technologies which are fuelling the intersection of physical and digital retailing, Walmart is determined to shape the right strategy to ensure its future relevance.  In this presentation we look at its ecommerce investment plans and what this means for its growth and development over the next three years.
As Whole Foods Market makes a strong start to its new financial year, we take a look at the five initiatives which it is focusing on to drive growth in 2015.

In the run-up to Halloween, we select our favourite seasonal innovations from around the world.

While grocery ecommerce has seen spectacular growth in many parts of Europe, it is on the verge of becoming a key route to market in North America.  With retailers pushing hard to build a presence in the channel, we've identified five key drivers that suggest things are about to take off in the region.
As loyalty continues to rise up the agenda for many retailers and manufacturers, we consider five levers used in loyalty schemes, highlighting some of the recent global examples that we’ve seen…